What's on in Gold coast
What to do in Gold coast
Famed for its year-round sunshine and family-friendly theme parks, you'll struggle to find a bad time to go to the Goldie. But, if you want to squeeze even more fun into your getaway,there are heaps of events that can take your trip to the next level.
Find out what's on in the Gold Coast before you fly with our guide to the city's top annual events.
Swell sculpture festival
The largest free outdoor exhibition in Queensland, it's no surprise SWELL is a staple on the Gold Coast's spring events calendar. Taking place over 10 days at Currumbin Beach, this seaside art display can be seen by day and by night, with guided twilight tours to beat the midday crowds.
An annual celebration of beer and cider, this Broadbeach festival sees brewers from across the country descend on the Gold Coast to share their favourite drops.
Featuring more than 100 beverages – not to mention food trucks and live music – Crafted Festival brews up plenty of fun for beer aficionados, foodies and musos alike.
Gold coast 600
After a little more action? Rev things up at the Gold Coast 600. Known as the biggest party of the year, this Supercar Championship sees drivers tackle on one of the world's toughest street circuits to take home a new title. And with plenty of entertainment after dark, the fun doesn't stop when they reach the finish line.